Building Am Pentatonic Blues Scale - Six Note

This diagram shows the steps involved in building the Am pentatonic blues scale.
Start with the A Major Scale
A B C# D E F# G# A
Flatten the 3rd, 6th, and 7th scale degrees to form the A natural minor scale
A B C D E F G A
Drop the 2nd and 6th scale degrees to form the A minor pentatonic scale
A C D E G A
Add the flatted 5th to complete the pentatonic blues scale
A C D E E G A


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Am Pentatonic Blues Scale - Six Note


This is an overview of the Am Pentatonic Blues Scale - Six Note

The scale degrees found in the six note Am pentatonic blues scale scale are Root - 3rd - 4th - 5th - flatted 5th - 7th
The notes are A - C - D - E flat - E - G



Am Pentatonic Blues Scale - Six Note CAGED patterns linked on fretboard beginning at 1st fret


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